MACS, Maritime Carrier Shipping GmbH & C°, Hamburg, herewith regrets having to inform the trade that, with effect as from September 1st 2012, all types of 40′ equipment shipped from Europe with destination Maputo (Mozambique), on MACS Line chartered or own vessels, will be subject to an “Empty repositioning surcharge” of US$ 400/40ft.

The first vessel where this surcharge will become applicable is m/v “ATACAMA” v.2225. This surcharge will be invoiced to the freight paying party and will have to be “PREPAID”.

For further information, please contact MACS BENELUX B.V. tel +32 3 201 56 00.